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The pearl that broke its shell by Nadia Hashimi

The pearl that broke its shell by Nadia Hashimi Found on the Adult Fiction shelves at HASHIMI Plot Summary : A luminous and unforgettable tale of two women, destiny, and identity in Afghanistan Kabul, 2007: The Taliban rules the streets. … Continue reading

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Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist

The longlist for what was, until funding was withdrawn last year, called The Orange Prize was announced in the middle of March. Somehow it passed me by at the time, but it’s an important literary prize and should not be … Continue reading

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Stella Prize for Australian Women’s Writing Shortlist

From the longlist of twelve books announced last month a shortlist of six has been decided upon by the judges of the Stella Prize for Australian Women’s Writing. The 2013 Stella Prize shortlist is:  The Burial by Courtney Collins   Questions … Continue reading

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